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Nick Statt / The Verge:
Facebook open sources three computer vision tools that can identify objects within photos: DeepMask, SharpMask, and MultiPathNet   —  DeepMask and SharpMask are now open source  —  Facebook is open sourcing a set of computer vision software tools that can identify both the variety and the shape of objects within photos.
Aug 26, 2016, 10:50 AMIn context
Nick Statt / The Verge:
Google brings Wi-Fi Assistant, a previously exclusive Project Fi feature that cuts down on data usage, to all Nexus devices in the US, UK, Canada, and more   —  Starting in the coming weeks, Google is adding a new data-saving perk for owners of its Nexus smartphones.
Aug 24, 2016, 4:55 PMIn context
Nick Statt / The Verge:
Intel introduces Joule, a new chip module for developers to bring computer vision tech to cheap prototypes   —  Intel today introduced a new chip module it calls Joule, a tiny board for developers designed to bring powerful computer vision technology to cheap and easy-to-make prototypes.
Aug 16, 2016, 3:25 PMIn context
Nick Statt / The Verge:
Twitter now lets anyone request a verified account   —  Twitter is opening the blue checkmark to everyone.  Starting today, the company will let users request a verified account on its website by filling out a form with a verified phone number and email address, a profile photo …
Jul 19, 2016, 1:55 PMIn context
Nick Statt / The Verge:
Inside Facebook's Mobile Device Lab, which houses about 60 server racks to test its apps for performance and battery consumption on older phones   —  Deep inside Facebook's very first data center, located in a sprawling facility in the hills of Prineville, OR, lies a series of about 60 server racks.
Jul 13, 2016, 1:25 PMIn context
Nick Statt / The Verge:
60 Tbps FASTER cable, linking US West Coast with Japan, and backed by Google and several telecom companies, begins service   —  A new undersea internet cable funded in part by Google and connecting Japan with the US is slated to go online starting June 30th.
Jun 30, 2016, 2:00 AMIn context
Nick Statt / The Verge:
AT&T brings WiFi calling to Android phones, starting with LG's G4, seven months after introducing it to iOS devices   —  AT&T is bringing Wi-Fi calling to Android devices, starting first with LG's G4.  The company introduced the feature for iOS devices last October …
Jun 15, 2016, 2:45 PMIn context
Nick Statt / The Verge:
Microsoft's HoloLens now has apps for email and your calendar   —  Augmented reality promises many things, from turning your living room into a video game to transforming how we see and experience the world.  But first, it has to do the basics, and no company knows this better than Microsoft.
Jun 3, 2016, 10:00 AMIn context
Nick Statt / The Verge:
Apple's new SF flagship store introduces suite of changes that will come to future flagship stores including remodelling of “Genius Bar” as “Genius Grove”   —  In downtown San Francisco, situated across the street from the city's iconic Union Square Park …
May 20, 2016, 12:50 AMIn context
Nick Statt / The Verge:
Google: 600 new Android phones launched, 65B apps installed via Google Play in the last year; currently more than 100 car models and stereos using Android Auto   —  Google kicked off the Android segment of its I/O developer conference this year as it has in the past with a list of new facts and figures to tout.
May 18, 2016, 2:20 PMIn context

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